Scott is the founding attorney of the Law Office of Scott E. Perkins. He has been... more
Scott is the founding attorney of the Law Office of Scott E. Perkins. He has been licensed to practice law in Illinois since 2004. Scott is a graduate of the University of Illinois, where he received his Bachelor of Science Degree in Finance with Highest Honors in 2001, and was selected as a member of the Bronze Tablet. Scott received his Juris Doctorate, magna cum laude, from the University... view profile
Agriculture law sets rules for cultivating soil and planting, raising, and harvesting crops. Other regulated activities include dairy farming, poultry farming, and ranching. With the increasing use of biotechnology and biochemical engineering, agricultural activities can have a major impact on the environment. Because we are exposed to so many agricultural products (flowers, plants, wood, fish, eggs, milk, leather, fruit, vegetables, meat, sugar, plastic, cotton, fabric, fuels, and pharmaceuticals, to name a few), agriculture law includes many safety and quality control regulations. If you are concerned about a farming practice or process, an agriculture lawyer can help.